Group Facilitator / Float Counselor - LADC
Job Details
1900 Chicago Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55404 - MINNEAPOLIS, MN
Full Time
Professional Certificate
$22.47 - $28.09 Hourly
Chemical Dependency Services


We’re looking for a compassionate and experienced licensed professional who is a passionate advocate for recovery and reducing disparities.  As a Group Facilitator - LADC Float  you will be an integral part of our multi-disciplinary Outpatient Treatment Team and provide co-occurring (Chemical & Mental Health) providing clinical treatment counseling to individuals in Avivo’s licensed 245G Outpatient treatment program. This individual is professional, has high standards of ethics, and is committed to a trauma-informed approach to care.


The Group Facilitator / Float Counselor  will conduct 245G treatment groups for individuals in Integrated Dual Diagnosis, and Family Outpatient Treatment at Avivo.  This position will ensure all groups are conducted in compliance with 245G using planned curriculum. This individual will work as part of the Avivo Outpatient Treatment Team.  Coverage for Holidays, Avivo staff events / meetings and a Saturday group could also be available.  This is a full-time position averaging 40 hours/week.



  • Conduct treatment groups for both men and women.
  • Support FTE Caseloads when they are on PTO including all required individual sessions and paperwork that meets 245G requirements.
  • Ensure compliance with 245G and other program expectations.
  • Utilize Electronic Health Records (Procentive).
  • Support Avivo mission and maintain productivity expectations.
  • Participate in effective communication and accept supervision with/from supervisor
  • Attend meetings, supervision, and trainings as required.
  • Provide services that meet professional and ethical standards.
  • Attend all meetings and staffing as required.
  • Manage miscellaneous projects and complete various tasks as assigned.



Seeking a professional that is either:

  • A)  Dually Licensed: Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) and Licensed Mental Health Professional (LICSW, LP, LMFT, or LPCC), OR
  • B)  Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) or (ADC-T)
  • Must be licensed and in compliance with the appropriate licensure board, i.e. Board of Behavioral Health & Therapy, Board of Social Work, Board of Marriage and Family Therapy, or another licensing board.
  • 2+ years of experience in a Behavioral Health setting helpful.
  • Training and experience  in 245G  group facilitation required.
  • Two years or more freedom from problematic substance use problems.
  • Experience with an Electronic Health Record, Procentive preferred.
  • Ability to work as a team member with coworkers.
  • Experience working with individuals from diverse backgrounds.
  • Organization and time management skills.
  • Experience and / or training in trauma informed care beneficial.

WAGE:    Competitive, DOQ


BENEFITS: Avivo offers competitive salaries and compensation, including a comprehensive benefits package. Benefits include a generous PTO policy and company observed holidays as well as health and dental insurance, long-term disability insurance, life insurance, and a retirement savings plan.  Health insurance coverage is also available for domestic partners, in addition to other optional benefits.


HOW TO APPLY:  Please provide a letter of interest and resume highlighting your experiences and qualifications through our website at  If you have questions on your application, e-mail


Avivo is a nonprofit organization which serves an average of 15,000 Minnesotans each year, helping them achieve recovery, employment, and career advancement. We believe everyone deserves the chance to live well and work well. Avivo provides chemical and mental health services, career and technical education, and employment services at locations in the Twin Cities and greater Minnesota. Avivo employees help individuals transform their lives – move out of poverty, find treatment and achieve recovery, end homelessness, train for and start careers, and secure jobs. At Avivo, employees experience worthwhile work and professional growth as part of a vibrant and diverse workforce. You have direct and positive impact in people’s lives and are a part of making lasting change in our community!


Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Avivo is an equal opportunity employer and will recruit, hire, promote and transfer qualified persons into all job classifications regardless of race, gender, religion, skin color, national origin or ancestry, physical disability (including pregnancy) or mental disability, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, legally protected medical condition, family care status, marital status, veteran status, or genetic characteristics.




                                    Posting Date: 7/28/2020